The app, produced in collaboration with Telekom Electronic Beats, lets fans experience Hawtin’s CLOSE COMBINED in an entirely new way.
We’re giving away five pairs of tickets to what promises to be one of the standout performances from this year’s edition of Amsterdam Dance Event.
‘Close Combined (Glasgow, London, Tokyo – Live)’ is out now.
The English-language interview touches on Hawtin’s history and his new app CLOSE Combined.
In der neuen Folge des Telekom Electronic Beats Podcasts spricht Gesine Kühne vor Publikum mit Richie Hawtin – einem der bekanntesten DJs und Produzenten aller Zeiten. Er teilt seine Erfahrungen aus mehr als 30 Jahren Clubkultur und erzählt vom Wunsch, das Zusammenspiel mit der Crowd kontinuierlich um neue Innovationen zu bereichern. Hawtin blickt darauf zurück, … Continued
The film shows the humble techno producer’s ascension to international performer and innovator.
The limited-space event will be at 7pm on Tuesday, June 4 at Factory in Berlin.
If only all blind dates could go so smoothly.
Go under the hood with Richie Hawtin and learn what makes his CLOSE performances click.
Two seminal artists in peak form at Berlin’s original techno institution.
The special piece of gear will be used in Hawtin’s new generation of CLOSE live shows.
Potential alien life on Luyten’s Star 12 lightyears away may soon hear the cutting-edge electronic music of Holly Herndon, Autechre and Richie Hawtin.
This November the DJ superstar will play at some of your favorite clubs in Germany.
The two friends sit down to discuss their first meeting in 1991, the allure of Ibiza and the enduring legacies of their music.
The Canadian DJ was recently on the BBC.
The techno pioneer stunned Coachella with the debut of CLOSE – Spontaneity & Synchronicity.
The techno DJ was tapped to play the CK after party in NYC.
The techno phenomenon will debut ‘Close — Spontaneity & Synchronicity’ at Coachella later this year.
The Canadian techno legend will return to Detroit to debut a new multi-sensory experience.
…and we are giving away two pairs of tickets to this amazing party!
Could this tech revolutionize royalties?
The techno icon explains how his new mixer bridges the digital and analog worlds.
DJ Tech Tools has the scoop on how to avoid that pesky $3000 stumbling block between you and your very own Richie Hawtin-designed Model 1 DJ mixer. The Hawtin/Rigby-Jones collaboration has had an unreal amount of hype since its official unveiling last week. And while we know you’re probably salivating, we’re going to have to … Continued
After drool-inducing appearances at Superbooth and a handful of other tech shows, Richie Hawtin has finally released a video demo of his new baby: a 100% analog mixer called PLAYdifferently. Built from a two-year collaboration with Andy Rigby-Jones (formerly of Allen & Heath), the PLAYdifferently Model 1 blends traditional mixer design with an array of … Continued
In 1993, Richie Hawtin put out Sheet One under his Plastikman moniker, and nothing has been the same in acid music since. To this day, that album remains a mindfucking classic—and it comes to no surprise that rave nerds everywhere have tried to find out what kind of sorcery caused that peak electronic psyched-out masterpiece. The wait … Continued
In the lead-up to NAMM, Richie Hawtin has been dropping hints about a new instrument he’s launching at the trade show. Apparently, it’ll take the art of DJing and performance to its absolute next level. The product is the result of a collaboration between Hawtin and Andy Rigby-Jones and was developed with Allen & Heath … Continued
Today From My Mind To Yours, released on plus8, finally hit the stores!
Marcel Dettmann, Radio Slave, Loco Dice and more tell us about their favorite tracks from techno legend Richie Hawtin.
Richie Hawtin is going back to where it all began. After dominating the DJ circuit for many years, he grew suspiciously quiet at the start of 2015. Rumor has it that he locked himself in the studio to focus on producing, while toying with some new Roland Aira gear like the TR-8 and TB-3. In … Continued
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Richie Hawtin has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Huddersfield in the UK for his “outstanding contribution to the world of music technology.” The pioneering DJ and producer behind the Plus 8 and M_nus labels has collaborated with music software companies as Native Instruments, Ableton and Subpac and played an instrumental role … Continued
Thanks to our colleagues at Slices we have been enjoying this vintage Richie Hawtin mix from 1989 this morning. Recorded live on the Detroit radio station Power 96 the mix is decidely old skool by today’s standards, but was (obvioulsy) absolutley cutting edge at that time. Tracks from LFO and Bomb The Bass fit next … Continued
Thanks to our colleagues at Slices we have been enjoying this vintage Richie Hawtin mix from 1989 this morning. Recorded live on the Detroit radio station Power 96 the mix is decidely old skool by today’s standards but was (obvioulsy) absoutley cutting edge at the time. Tracks from LFO and Bomb The Bass fit next … Continued
Our EB.tv team recently dug into their crates to unearth some fine material. The Slices special issue Pioneers of Electronic Music Vol. 1, which is now available on Electronic Beats’ youtube channel, gives a deep insight into the work of Richie Hawtin and his development as electronic music producer. Yet the old G4 PowerBooks in … Continued
Slices – Pioneers of Electronic Music Vol. 1: Richie Hawtin
Find out the answer from Richie Hawtin, Stimming, Henrik Schwarz, Tim Exile, Peter Kirn and reps from some of the most respected names in the music technology business.
Richie Hawtin, Laurent Garnier, Ellen Allien and Steffi all feature in our new documentary.
Featuring essential cuts from previous festival highlights like Arca (pictured), Orbital, Aphex Twin, Flying Lotus and Richie Hawtin.
The illustrations accompanied Richie Hawtin’s 1992 classic, ‘Overdrive’.
Tales from Richie Hawtin, Sven Väth and more describe the magic of Ricky V.
EB.TV reflects on 2015 with a playlist of some of its favorite videos of the year, featuring KiNK, Howling, Richie Hawtin, DJ Hell and more.
Richie Hawtin protégé Magda and Poker Flat boss Steve Bug discuss how things have changed since they first met, like the new generation of vinyl purists.
Next on Telekom Electronic Beats TV’s Ask The Producer Series we have Kenny Larkin. As part of the second wave of Detroit techno producers, his musical legacy holds worldwide relevance. Debuting on Richie Hawtin’s Plus 8 imprint in 1990, he then went on to produce his first album, entitled “Azimuth”, for Warp records in 1994, … Continued
We asked innovative companies like Elektron, Arturia, Novation, Erica Synths, Bastl Instruments and Verbos Electronics as well as artists and notable thinkers like Richie Hawtin, Stimming, Henrik Schwarz, Tim Exile and CDM’s Peter Kirn for their thoughts on how we’ll make electronic music in the future, and if there might be something revolutionary on the … Continued
When the first Unit club opened in Hamburg in 1989, it was embraced as an alternative to other places that ran on tighter curfews and were often in less central locations. Unlike Front, the pioneering club that introduced house music to Germany—and arguably continental dance floors—, the first Unit at Talstrasse was right in the … Continued
It’s officially summer, and the 2019 European festival season is already under way. There are a lot of great choices out there, and, as usual, we’ve put together this guide to our essential destinations for the discerning techno festival goer. June 13 – June 16: Telekom Electronic Beats Festival Bucharest Location: Bucharest, Romania Lineup includes: … Continued
On April 6, Time Warp, one of Europe’s biggest indoor events for house and techno will celebrate its 25th anniversary. As we all know, nightlife years are like dog years. They feel longer, the wear-and-tear is more intense and whoever made it this far has definitely made it into rave culture’s storied, but still comparatively … Continued
Tbilisi-born, Berlin native George Nebieridze is no stranger to these pages. Last year, he shared an exclusive collection of photos from the German capital’s nightlife which portrayed snapshots of Richie Hawtin, DJ Stingray, Call Super and a handful of other well-known names from the techno scene. Now he’s back with yet another installation of photography, … Continued
“IFTLOYL” is featured in our list of tracks that defined the Berlin club scene in 2018.
How is technology transforming the craft of DJing? We reached out to key players like Richie Hawtin, Laurent Garnier, Ellen Allien, Steffi and more to find out how tech has changed DJing, as well as what comes next in the special ‘Beyond the Turntable’ feature on Telekom Electronic Beats TV.
The classic mix comes from a set recorded last year at Stereo in Montreal.
The inaugural edition of the Remedy State wellness retreat marks a step forward towards a healthier dance music industry.
Come party with us in a remote Austrian mining town!
The photographer, who is pictured, creates emotive portraits that capture artists like Irakli, DJ Stingray and Call Super among others.
From Lente Kabinet in Amsterdam to EXIT Festival in Serbia, these are the upcoming summer outings not to miss.
‘The Sound of Berlin’ is set for a May 18 release.
The Blitz! residents explain how the club is bringing cutting-edge techno to the Bavarian capital.
From Ken Ishii to Shinichi Atobe, here are 15 of the best Japanese techno albums ever released. Listen to them here.
Two representatives from one of Frankfurt’s most exciting labels walk us through the thought process behind one of their early morning sets.
The Watergate resident shares some vital tricks of the trade in a new interview.
The history of Frankfurt’s infamous techno club in pictures.
The German producer picks 12 tracks that shaped the imprint’s signature sound.
Roman Flügel and Jörn Elling Wuttke tell us how their work kick-started the city’s notorious techno legacy.
From Klipsch sound systems to modified Technics turntables, hear about the DJs using tech to push the sounds of a mix.
This Reddit thread compiles a list of the lesser-known producers and DJs essential for the techno neophyte.
Join us in Skopje on Friday for our Telekom Electronic Beats Macedonia launch party with Âme, DJ Koze, Tijana T, Herzel and more.
We sifted through the massive lineup for Melt! Festival this weekend and compiled the highlights.
These brands, designers and online shops are perfect for everyone into black-on-black.
Fort Romeau tells us what to expect from his headlining set at our Clubnight tonight in Leipzig.
Rediscover one of the most influential Warp Records compilations of all time.
The cult German open-air will take place July 14-16 in Gräfenhainichen.
We count down 20 record labels that have shaped techno for 20 years or more.
Get acquainted with the hardware and software breathing new life into an old art form.
Primavera’s Portuguese sister festival has an incredible line up scheduled for 2017.
The results are in. You’ll never guess who’s #1.
Over the years Telekom Electronic Beats TV has met some of the biggest names in electronic music. Legends, visionaries, old school, new school, you name it. Artists like DJ Hell, Laurent Garnier, Nina Kraviz, Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice, Dixon, Magda and a ton more. Our question is, who will be next to enter this esteemed … Continued
A comprehensive new documentary explains how a Japanese drum machine conquered pop culture.
Reach peak gear geek status with these prints of iconic music machines.
Artists share their thoughts on the history and enduring relevance of the Ibiza institution.
Portishead, The Human League, Jeff Mills and more share some insight into the inspirations Roland has provided over the years.